Government Policy Assistant |Director

Location: Geelong, Victoria
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Contact: John Cassisi
Reference: 189444_1541731331
  • initial 5 month contract
  • Geelong based with option of a few days in Melbourne
  • National Projects.

A Federal Government Agency has a requirement for a Government Policy Officer to lead a sub team responsible for addressing current and emerging issues identified to ensure consistency of policy development and advice. Strong written and verbal communication skills and experience in a policy setting are essential.

The role will be responsible for the below;

  • Leading the development and finalisation of the policy matter, in consultation with relevant business areas.
  • Partnering with a business area or areas in order to develop and settle the policy with external government stakeholders.
  • Assisting a business area leading a policy matter to engage with external government decision-making processes.

The successful candidates will have the following skills/Experience;

  • Experience in policy development or implementation design is essential.
  • Tertiary qualifications in human services, project management, finance, economics, law or business are desirable.

For more information please call John Cassisi quoting reference :189444